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Biblical message found amid Gatlinburg fires spreading rapidly

By Jeremy Henderson Special to The Alabama Baptist Had it just been any page from the Bible — something from Leviticus or Proverbs or something — sure, he probably still would have put it on Facebook. It would have been … Continue reading

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Interactive Bible reading event coming to downtown Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — A different kind of Bible reading event is coming to Birmingham in November. On Nov. 5 the Birmingham-based audio Bible ministry Your Working Copy Inc. will host The Nehemiah (812) Project. For the project, the entire Book of … Continue reading

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Decline of biblical literalism, rise of secularism

WASHINGTON (TAB, RNS) — According to a recent Gallup Poll, only 28 percent of Americans believe the Bible is the literal Word of God — down 6 percent from 2004. That 28 percent represents close to the lowest point ever … Continue reading

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Dusty McLemore shares during afternoon session

HUNTSVILLE (TAB) — Dusty McLemore, pastor of Lindsay Lane Baptist Church, Athens, shared from 1 Corinthians 15:1–4 with the message “The Gospel of Hope” at the afternoon session of the Alabama Baptist Pastors Conference. “Paul preached the gospel wherever he went, it … Continue reading

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Alabama Baptist Pastors Conference morning session begins

HUNTSVILLE (TAB) — Rick Stone, music and worship pastor of Whitesburg Baptist Church, Huntsville, opened the morning session of the Alabama Baptist Pastors Conference with “We Are Standing on Holy Ground.” Fred Lackey, 2013 Pastors Conference president, welcomed those in attendance … Continue reading

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“The Bible” miniseries premieres with 13.1 million viewers

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — The History Channel’s “The Bible” 10-hour miniseries premiered March 3 with a reported 13.1 million viewers. Alabama Baptists were among those viewers. Brian Harris, state missionary for the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM), posed some questions … Continue reading

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Police recover stolen Bible

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (RNS) — A scruffy-looking man walked up and down St. Louis’ antiques row trying to peddle an old Bible to store owners, but several thought something was amiss. Kenez Jakovac of Hammonds Books said he felt the same … Continue reading

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Breaking News — 182 Muslim works gain Agency of Religious Affairs approval in Kazakhstan

With new state Censorship Regulations for almost all religious literature and objects produced in or imported into Kazakhstan now in force, only some religious books — all Muslim — have so far successfully undergone the censorship process, Forum 18 News … Continue reading

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